10 years to reach maturity
Arisaema candidissimum is a tuberous perennial species from the Araceae family. Commonly known by the name White-Spathed Jack In The Pulpit, this plant typically grows to around 30cm tall. Leaves are divided into groups of 3 oval leaflets and they appear after the flowers. Flowers are enclosed in white spathe structures, striped with pale pink colouring, narrowing to a green tube, up to 10cm long. This species has earnt a Royal Horticultural Society Award of Garden Merit.